bhangra

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bhangra (bhängˑ·r),

n Latin name:
Eclipta alba; parts used: whole plant, roots, seeds, seed oil; uses: in Ayurveda, balances kapha and vata doshas (pungent, bitter, light, dry), antiinflammatory, hepatoprotection, hypotensive, alopecia, ringworm, liver conditions, catarrh, cough, hemorrhage, indigestion, roots: emetic; purgative; precautions: none known. Also called
babri, bhringaraja, false daisy, tekarajah, or
trailing eclipsa.
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Bhangra.
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Sonic Soundz provided a variety of dance music for the evening, including Bollywood, Bangra, and American pop favorites.
The icing on the cake for National Dance Company Wales' Ann Sholem is that this positive reaction to her team is coming from a culture more associated in European eyes with Bangra, Bharatanatyam and even Bollywood than cool, contemporary choreography.
He condemned the trend of bangra, circus, theatre etc.
Status: Honey Bangra, Sukhdip Bal, Sunil Masih, Ramji, Vijay Kumar, Makan Lal, Bhupinder Singh - in jail along with Pakistanis Abu Al Imad Shibli Mohammad Akram and Ehsaan Allah Ud Din and Bangladeshi Eman Hussain Khalil Majee.
Performance groups including the Al Fan Al Bahri from Oman, Theatre of Dance Eoe1/4Y[pounds sterling]NAZEoe1/4ao from Kazakhstan, Shandong Song & Dance Troupe from China, and Bangra (India) will join the celebration with traditional dances.
There will be children's rides in Bond gate, fairground rides in the Market Square tomorrow, and a Culture X plosion music event on Sunday from 1-6pm featuring hip-hop, bangra, indie and pop bands.
With rock, bangra, soul, R&B and hip-hop influences, not to mention samba, salsa and reggae, Carnival Vol II a tad self-indulgent, and at 16 tracks a bit baggy, but some stand-out moments make up for the flights of fancy.
Flame is now well established in the Asian community and has designed websites for many high profile clients including hip Bangra label Tigerstyle and Olympic boxer Amir Khan.
Bangra dancing, Sufi turning, a slide show of sanctuary gardening, Judaica art, hair styling, graphic art, cooking, teaching, writing, poetry and recitation will be represented.
Two new films Bollywood Queen and Johnny Bollywood start shooting in the UK this summer and we've noticed a few Bangra beats creeping on to the decks at the Cobden Club in London and the Medicine Bar in Birmingham.
Located on Bangra Sahib Road in Connaught, New Delhi's business district, the hotel will offer travelers convenient, luxurious and safe accommodations only 15 kilometers from the city's international airport.
Residents of these villages, for instance of one Chainpur Bangra, have set a communitarian punishment of ` 5,000 for all those Muslims who do not vote this time, even those working outside the state.